Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for ATDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ATDD over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 230 255
Rank change year-on-year +35 +25 +20
Permanent jobs citing ATDD 23 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.46% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 4
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +6.67% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% +6.67% +10.29%

ATDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4586 4960 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.24% 90.88% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3855 4246 5058
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £62,500 £60,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

ATDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing ATDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for ATDD in Leeds

ATDD
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ATDD in Leeds.

Salary trend for ATDD in Leeds

ATDD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ATDD in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ATDD in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ATDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) Web Services
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 23 (100.00%) BDD
2 22 (95.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (95.65%) SpecFlow
2 22 (95.65%) SOAP
2 22 (95.65%) FitNesse
2 22 (95.65%) XML
2 22 (95.65%) XSD
2 22 (95.65%) WSDL
3 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
3 18 (78.26%) tSQLt
3 18 (78.26%) Exploratory Testing
3 18 (78.26%) T-SQL
3 18 (78.26%) C#
3 18 (78.26%) Performance Testing
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (65.22%) Cucumber
5 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
6 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
7 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) ISEB
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) Test Management
8 5 (21.74%) Test Planning

ATDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) FitNesse
1 22 (95.65%) SpecFlow
1 22 (95.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 18 (78.26%) tSQLt
3 15 (65.22%) Cucumber
4 5 (21.74%) Selenium
4 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
5 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Test Engineer
2 19 (82.61%) Principal Engineer
2 19 (82.61%) Principal Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Principal Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) Web Services
2 22 (95.65%) SOAP
2 22 (95.65%) WSDL
2 22 (95.65%) XML
2 22 (95.65%) XSD
3 5 (21.74%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) BDD
1 23 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (78.26%) Exploratory Testing
2 18 (78.26%) Performance Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Test Management
4 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
4 5 (21.74%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.35%) DSDM
6 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) HP